Start Your Global Expansion With the Kickstart International Program
In a Nutshell
What’s in It For Your Startup
Get the Basics Right
Understand the basics and tools needed to successfully expand your business internationally.
Learn From the Best
Receive feedback on your readiness for internationalization to develop a solid base for your international expansion.
Save Valuable Resources
Make critical early decisions on product, market, and business model and avoid costly mistakes to boost your company’s growth.
Access to Our Global Network
Tap into our global mentor pool to help your startup incorporate program learnings into your overall business approach.
How to Identify Your Overseas Market
How to Get Started
Submit Your Application
Provide your pitch deck and answer questions about your company.
Time to Roll Up Your Sleeves
Additional Program Elements for AI Companies
Startups from the artificial intelligence (AI) sector can participate in the Kickstart International program to prepare for internationalization early and receive in-depth support from AI experts.
Gain Expert Insights on AI Topics To Address Your Specific Challenges: The program covers topics such as ethical AI, potential collaborations with other companies (e.g data sharing), and regulation to help you tackle specific challenges within the AI field.
Mentoring from AI Experts: Through 1:1 mentoring with AI experts from our global mentor pool, you will have access to specialty expertise to address key issues of your business and validate your business models and value proposition.
& Program Dates
- Application Deadline: August 8, 2022
- Program Dates: September 13 – 22, 2022
- Location: TBA
Additional Kickstart International program cycles will be offered throughout the year and in various cities across Germany. If you’re interested in learning more, contact our scouting team at firstname.lastname@example.org.